Fallen trees blocking roads all over Kildare as Storm Barney batters the county

The Kildare to Monasterevin Road (R445) is currently closed from Monasterevin Garda Station to the Monument due to a fallen tree.
More than 4,500 customers are without power as high winds cause havoc across the county. Trees are currently down in the following areas impeding traffic, according to reports from road users:
  • Kilcullen to Athy Road at the Calverstown junction
  • Miltown to Rathangan road
  •  Miltown to Hill of Allen road.
  • Punchestown Cross

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